Ventspils
Latvia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Ventspils, Latvia

January, the same as December, is another cold winter month in Ventspils, Latvia, with temperature in the range of an average low of -5°C (23°F) and an average high of 0°C (32°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in December - a still cold 0°C (32°F). The average low-temperature, in January, is -5°C (23°F).

Rainfall

In Ventspils, during January, the rain falls for 18 days and regularly aggregates up to 49mm (1.9") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 179 rainfall days, and 677mm (26.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Ventspils, the average water temperature is 2.8°C (37°F). For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

Daylight

In January, the average length of the day in Ventspils is 7.5h.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine are January, November and December, with an average of 1h of sunshine.

UV index

January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 0, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
In January, the average maximum UV index of 0 translate into the following recommendations:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in January in Ventspils?

In January, in Ventspils, Latvia, the average high-temperature is 0°C (32°F), and the average low-temperature is -5°C (23°F).

How much does it rain in Ventspils in January?

In Ventspils, Latvia, in January, during 18 rainfall days, 49mm (1.9") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How cold is the water in January in Ventspils?

In January, the average sea temperature in Ventspils is 2.8°C (37°F). For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

How many hours of daylight does Ventspils have in January?

The average length of the day in January in Ventspils, Latvia, is 7.5h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Ventspils?

Months with the least sunshine are January, November and December, with an average of 1h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Ventspils have in January?

The average sunshine in January is 1h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Ventspils?

Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 0.

How high is the UV index in January in Ventspils?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Ventspils, Latvia, is 0. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Ventspils, Latvia
  • Average high temperature in January: 0°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (19°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (-1°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: -5°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (13°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (-5°C).

Average rainfall in January - Ventspils, Latvia
  • Average rainfall in January: 49mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (84mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (31mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Ventspils, Latvia
  • Average rainfall days in January: 18 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are November and December (20 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is May (10 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Ventspils, Latvia
  • Average sea temperature in January: 2.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (18.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (1.2°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Ventspils, Latvia
  • Average daylight in January: 7.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 6.7h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 1h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 1).

Average UV index in January - Ventspils, Latvia
  • Average UV index in January: 0

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 0).